The Thyroid Test – Get Tested South Africa

The Thyroid Test

Sale price Price R 1,550.00 Regular price

Description:

Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), free thyroxine (FT4), and free triiodothyronine (FT3) are all used in the thyroid test to determine how well your thyroid is working (T3). 

Symptoms of an overactive thyroid include:

  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue or feeling tired all the time
  • Increase or rapid heart rate
  • Tremors (usually in the hands)
  • Heat intolerance or excessive sweating
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Excessive sweating or fever
  • Frequent colon movements or diarrhea
  • Anxiety
  • Irregular period

 

Bundle Includes:

- Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
- Free Thyroxine (FT4)
- Free Triiodothyronine (FT3)


Sample required:

Blood 

 

When to test:

Hyperthyroidism (Overactive Thyroid) is a condition in which the thyroid gland generates too much thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3). You should consider getting tested if you:

  • Have symptoms of an overactive thyroid
  • Have symptoms of an underactive thyroid
  • Have a family history of thyroid conditions
  • Have an autoimmune condition such as celiac disease or type 1 diabetes


Turnaround time:

- 2-4 working days

 

 *All Wellness test results reviewed by a certified doctor and all abnormal results will be explained.